Jessica Lamont

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12 books Elon Musk thinks everyone should read

Elon Musk, the CEO of SpaceX, Tesla, and other larger-than-life tech companies, somehow also seems to find time to read.<p>Musk has said that reading a variety of books — from epic works of fantasy like the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy to complex how-to books on building rockets — is crucial to his …

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Facebook reported in 7 countries for breaking European privacy law

According to Norwegian tech site NRKbeta, Facebook has been reported to data protection authorities for breaking European privacy law in Norway, The Netherlands, Belgium, Spain, Portugal, Italy, and Greece.<p>After the revelation of the Facebook Cambridge Analytica scandal, the social media giant has …

Privacy

How to stop haemorrhaging data on Facebook

If you are one of 2.2 billion Facebook users worldwide, you have probably been alarmed by the recent coverage of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, a …

10 Raw Vegan Desserts That Are Actually Good for You

Not all desserts are created equal.<p>April 05, 2018<p>There are so many diets nowadays that it's hard to keep track. One diet I <i>do</i> know substantial …

Vegan

Tone Your Entire Body in Just 10 Minutes With These 13 At-Home Workouts

You don't need an hour or even 20 minutes to get a good sweat sesh in. These workouts prove you just need 10 minutes and minimal equipment to get a good full-body burn — most of them can be done right at home! Now, you have no excuse to skip a workout.<p>Simple 10-Minute Booty-Shaping Workout<p>Shape and …

Workouts

How Cambridge Analytica’s Facebook targeting model really worked – according to the person who built it

The researcher whose work is at the center of the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica data analysis and political advertising uproar has revealed that his method worked much like the one Netflix uses to recommend movies.<p>In an email to me, Cambridge University scholar Aleksandr Kogan explained how his …

Machine Learning

15 Vegan Soup Recipes That Prove You Don't Need Dairy or Meat for Flavor

Sure, they say chicken soup is for the soul. But let’s make one thing clear: Soup sans chicken—or any animal product—can be just as satisfying for …

This simple sleep trick will help you fall asleep in under a minute

It's quicker than counting sheep!<p>Even though we spend all day running around, sometimes the biggest task of the day is actually falling asleep at the …

These homemade Twix bars taste like the real thing—but are super low-sugar

No matter how committed you are to keto, Paleo, Whole30, or whatever your eating plan of choice is, sometimes, you just can’t shake a craving for a …

The 18 most beloved best-picture nominees that got robbed of their Oscars by mediocre movies

The Oscars determine the best in filmmaking. Or do they?<p>Often, best picture winners don't line up with the most beloved movie of the year by fans, or even critics.<p>Although many of the most iconic movies in American cinema have been nominated for best picture, some didn't win. But they're loved so …

The 29 most rewatchable movies ever made

That quote has been used ad nauseam to drive home the fact that cinema is engrained in permanent ink, and that however difficult or arduous the process of making a particular film, the end result is (hopefully) worth it.<p>The truth is not <i>every</i> movie is worth standing the test of time, and some age …

23 Plant-Based Ways To Eat Protein If You're Cutting Back On Meat

No meat? NBD.

11 Dirty Movies On Netflix That Actually Tell A Good Story

We're currently living in a truly golden digital age, ladies and gentlemen. One where filth, raunchiness, sauciness, and unadulterated erotica is but …

Film Festivals

How 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' decided on its answer about Rey’s origin

<b>Warning: There are massive spoilers ahead if you have not seen "Star Wars: The Last Jedi."</b><p>"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" finally gave fans an answer to one of the 2015's most-debated questions: Who is Rey?<p>After numerous, and creative, fan theories, the resulting answer was pretty unsatisfying. During a …

26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

18 books to read before they're turned into films in 2018

So you can be the one who says "well, this wasn't the same in the original..."

The best movie of every year since 2000, according to critics

Since the turn of the century, the reviews aggregator Metacritic has compiled an annual list of the year's most well-received movies by assigning scores based on their composite critical reception.<p>We selected the top film from each year's list, starting with 2000 and including the best film of 2017.<p>…

RANKED: The 17 best dystopian movies of all time

Denis Villeneuve's new addition to Ridley Scott's "Blade Runner" is already being hailed as a visually captivating sci-fi masterpiece by critics.<p>As the "Blade Runner 2049" hype intensifies, you might want to check out some other films with heavy dystopian themes. So we made a list of the best</b> …

15 movies you need to see that people agree are absolutely perfect

We've all been there. It's a Friday night and once again you're scrolling through Netflix or the television guide trying to find a good movie.<p>That's where movie fans come in to help. A while back, Reddit user VarrickCarter23 asked the /r/movies subreddit what films they would consider a perfect …

Meet Katey Denno, the Celebrity Makeup Artist Who Only Uses Natural Makeup

Green beauty is still a relatively new concept to many people — the idea that cosmetics and skincare products can be formulated with <i>all</i> natural ingredients and can be just as effective as glamorous as their traditional counterparts. It’s only human nature to stick with what we know, and find …

Makeup

The Beginner's Guide to Chakras

“In a broad sense, <b>chakras are energy systems, which manage every aspect of your being.</b> There are three major functions they control: physical, …

53 movies you need to see in your lifetime

Television might be on an upswing, but nothing will ever replace movies. In the past century that they've been around, they're given us unforgettable stories and characters.<p>Here are 53 movies everyone should watch in their lifetimes. They're a mix of movies to see when you're growing up, stone-cold …

9 beauty trends that will be major in 2017

This past year, the natural beauty world launched some serious super trends. We’re talking superfood-infused skin-care products, floral …

Can You Buy A Car If You're A Vegan?

Buying a new car can be stressful enough for anyone, but for vegans, buying a car can bring a special kind of suffering.<p>It's something that will …

Paul McCartney

I Tried These 7 Anxiety Remedies, and This Is What Worked

Anxiety is a funny thing—we've all had it at one time or another, but it's difficult to pin down a concrete reason for it. Even now, as I write this, …

10 Makeup Apps All Beauty Gurus Should Download

Being a makeup addict is a lifestyle, not a hobby. From watching our fave beauty vloggers until one in the morning to studiously scanning Instagram for today’s hottest trends (helix eyeliner and rainbow eyelashes? Yes please!), it takes a lot of dedication to perfect our latest creative makeup …

My life in makeup: the beauty products I'll never, ever throw away

From a foolproof lipliner to her grandad’s aftershave, these are the things that have seen our beauty editor through<p>• Scroll down for a guide to era-defining looks, decade by decade<p>In my loft there is a red plastic B&Q toolbox filled with makeup no longer fit for purpose, but that I’ll never, ever …

Beauty

The 5 pumpkin spice lipsticks you need for fall

It’s the season of falling temps, fashion upgrades, and, of course, pumpkin everything (Paleo pumpkin pie anyone?). So it only makes sense to …

Islamophobia: why Adnan doesn't get a job callback but Aidan does

Australian businesses are taking steps to stamp out religious discrimination but the Diversity Council is calling for employers to do more<p>You can imagine her surprise when the young lawyer was mistakenly copied into an email which revealed she hadn’t got a job because of her parents’ religion.<p>Well, …

100 movies on Netflix that everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

But narrowing it down to just movies, you can put a good dent in some classics, if you have the right guide.<p>Well, that's why we're here.<p>We have searched through all of the titles on the streaming giant so you don't have to, and we put together the 100 movies on Netflix you have to watch in your …

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